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5 UK Tech Startups to watch in 2022

Published on 2 Nov 2021, By Hugo Walker.

When it comes to tech startups and innovation, the UK is one of the world’s hotspots. Already successful, these disruptors are set to become household names over the course of 2022 and beyond.

Harnessing the power of Open Data (Part 1: Voting and Democracy)

Published on 26 Oct 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

Data is everywhere - but more often than not it can be overwhelming to find, format and use. In this article, Dulcie introduces you to some great open data sources, and give a few examples of how you could use voting and democracy data to level up your next project.

What do investors look for in your tech startup?

Published on 14 Oct 2021, By Hugo Walker.

Knowing how to turn your venture into an investment magnet is key to getting the attention of the right type of investor while never feeling pressured to settle for a bad fit. So, how do you as a startup founder attract that perfect investor? Hugo presents 6 qualities investors will be looking for in your tech startup.

Using CASC to set up Slack messaging in Jenkins

Published on 21 Sep 2021, By Dulcie Jackson.

So you've set up your Jenkins server, and mastered Configuration-as-Code... but now you want to send Slack messages when your builds pass or fail? This tutorial will walk you through exactly that, using JCasC to set up the plugin and manage messaging within your pipelines.

How coworking spaces can give your remote team balance

Published on 19 Aug 2021, By Hugo Walker.

The rise of shared workspaces in cities and urban centres — there were 19,000 recorded worldwide in 2019 — shows no signs of slowing, with the global pandemic forcing businesses to recalibrate their approach to the working day.

Two Minute Tuesday #64 - Next.js

Published on 17 Aug 2021, By Julian Regan.

In episode #64 of Two Minute Tuesday, Julian takes a look at the latest version of Next.js (11), a popular React framework designed as a hybrid solution for both static site generation and server-side rendering.

5 steps to Startup success

Published on 28 Apr 2021, By Hugo Walker.

Launching a successful startup isn't easy, so Hugo has 5 steps founders can take to set them on their way.